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Shirahama Ohama Beach

Shirahama, Shimoda 415-0012, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Quiet beautiful beach

Next to Iritahama beach. Has a huge parking lot, can get there by bus too. There are a few nice... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Tokyo, Japan
via mobile
Pristine Beach

Shirahama Beach is surprisingly clean. I noticed less garbage than usual and the sea quality is... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Tokyo, Japan
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“small shop” (2 reviews)
“shower” (2 reviews)
“surfers” (2 reviews)
Shirahama, Shimoda 415-0012, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Next to Iritahama beach. Has a huge parking lot, can get there by bus too. There are a few nice hotels within 5min walking distance. Wide/Long Beach with a small shop, shower and a lifeguard. Perfect for family with kids, couple, friends:)

Thank osakangirl
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Shirahama Beach is surprisingly clean. I noticed less garbage than usual and the sea quality is very good. Seems popular with surfers. I visited in the winter but am sure the beach would be great for swimming in summer as well. There is also the...More

Thank russellw170
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I went there on a week-end on a motorcycle trip and planted the tent on the beach in front of this 30m tall rock. It was beginning of october so no-one around. Beutiful long beach with the sunrise stright in front if you're there to...More

Thank jean-lévy N
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is a gorgeous beach that is off the beaten path. There are still hordes of people, like anywhere you go in Japan, but the view overlooking the beach is gorgeous. They have a rest area at the top of the hill overlooking this beach....it's...More

Thank Denver S
Reviewed 6 August 2014

This is a biggest beach in Shimoda. Very popular, wide, pure water, but very busy during summer vacation. In the middle of the entrance of the beach, there are a few rip off kids are closing to offer to rent very expensive umbrellas , floats,...More

2  Thank 梓
Reviewed 24 August 2013

can't go wrong, except plenty ppl on the weekends.

1  Thank stratum200
Reviewed 3 July 2013

top little surf beach, golden sand and warm water in august, many mal riders mixed with short boarders, girls and blokes, dogs in rash shirts, local boys very hospitable and welcoming to visitors, safe area

1  Thank roly03
Reviewed 27 May 2012

There are other beaches in the area of equal or better value.

Thank pdwrs
Reviewed 26 April 2012

Loved the river and the flowers flanking the river. This river eventually leads to the beach. Ocean is blue with some surfers trying to catch a wave.

Thank AdrianLooi
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